Suns fans booed their own team Wednesday night, as the visiting Brooklyn Nets cruised to a 104-82 road win. The Nets regained a 14-point lead, 74-60, with Spencer Dinwiddie's 3 at the 2:18 mark.
The Suns are no strangers to new beginnings, with Kokoskov the team's fourth head coach since the start of the 2015-16 season.
Both teams struggled to hit shots in the first quarter, with field goal percentages of less than 40 both ways. Joe Harris added 11 while Jarrett Allen chipped in 10 as the Nets piled up 54 points in the paint. G Jared Dudley returned to Phoenix for the first time since being traded in the offseason.
It was the first win for the Suns since they blew out the Dallas Mavericks in their season opener.
Suns: F T.J. Warren returned after missing the team's last game with back spasms.
They may have a candidate to break that drought in guard Devin Booker, the fourth-year scorer who is averaging 25.7 points and 6.7 assists per game this season, having missed three games earlier with a sprained ankle. Chandler was in the final season of a four-year, $52 million free-agent deal he signed in July 2015 and has reportedly agreed to forfeit $2.1 million of the remaining $13.5 million in order to secure his release. G Jamal Crawford moved into 29th place career in games played (1,271).
"It wasn't a ideal game by any means, but we needed this one", Suns coach Igor Kokoskov said. We didn't protect home court, came in here and got blown out in front of our fans.
The Nets knew they needed to build off the blowout of Philly in this road-trip opener because red-hot Denver (9-1) and the defending two-time National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors are their next two opponents on Friday and Saturday, respectively.
"I'd be doing the same thing if I was up there", he said. "He's going to space the floor and he's an intelligent defender".
For women with hypertension of the second degree the risk of heart attacks increased by 152% compared to 71% of the stronger sex. Over an average of seven years, 5,081 people had their first heart attack - just 29 per cent of whom were women.
Ms Hajiyeva's legal team sought to overturn the Unexplained Wealth Order so she could retain ownership of her properties. Mrs Hajiyeva is at the centre of an inquiry by the National Crime Agency into dirty overseas cash.
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He and Finch knocked up a 50-partnership before Marsh, on 22, got a thick edge off Rabada and de Kock took the catch. Or rather, Australia's batsmen repeatedly found ways to get out, with poor shot selection throughout the top order.
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White House Defends Ban on Reporter
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Notre Dame QB Ian Book out vs. Florida State
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Peters to Payton: Keep talking that (expletive)
And I hope to see you soon.' You hear me? He said he was healthy, and that an early-season ankle injury isn't to blame. It might be worth it just to see if Peters and Payton had anything to say to each other after the game.
China scolds U.S. over presence in South China Sea
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